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has died. 20-year-old jason taylor -- taylor hubbard was an engineering major from maryland. a group of students found him lying unconscious outside gut ridge hall yesterday morning. at today's graduation ceremony, the gw president called for a moment of silence. temp is my sad task, however, to inform you that one of our sophomore students, taylor hubbard, passed away after falling yesterday morning from a residence hall window. our heart goes out to his family and his many friends in the george washington community. please join me in a moment of silence. >> investigators day hubbard's death was an accident. >>> speed played a role in a crash in germantown before 26:00 at the intersection of germantown and middle brook roads last night. some police officers say they saw the man speeding, tried catch up to him but lost sight of him a short time later they came across the crash scene. officers say it looks like the motorcycle hit the curb. joshua ward withen of germantown was thrown from his bike and hit a utility pole. warden died on the scene. >>> there are signs tonight that crews
falling from a dormitory window. university president steven knapp announced taylor hubbard's death during today's commencement. the sophomore fell out of the window at guthridge hall around 4:00 saturday morning. he was taken to george washington university hospital where he died. there is no word on what caused him to fall. d.c. and campus police are investigating. >>> more travel disruptions from volcanic ash drifting from iceland. london's heathrow airport is the latest airport to shut down because of the ash. officials say europe's busiest airport will be closed at least until tomorrow morning. the ash has caused other airports across britain and ireland to shut down throughout the course of the day. >>> the trial begins tomorrow in a high profile murder case that turned a dupont circle townhouse into the center of a mystery. who killed robert wone. three men are charged with obstruction justice and not murder. investigators believe the men who lived in the house on swann street no who killed robert wone but have not told investigators. wone was stabbed three times and the house mates
caused that fall. good sunday evening, everyone, i'm craig melvin. taylor hubbard's father says his son was a smart kid with big plans. the 20-year-old was visiting a friend early saturday morning when somehow, he fell to his death. darcy spencer is live tonight near the campus of george washington university. darcy? >> reporter: hi, craig. i did speak to the student's father tonight. he was obviously very emotional. but he wants people to know that his son was a great kid. he was a great friend and a great student. and everyone is still trying to figure out how this could have happened. flowers were placed at the entrance to the george washington university dorm where student taylor hubbard lived. hubbard died early sunday morning from injuries he suffered after falling from a fifth floor window of a friend's dorm room the day before. >> i think it is really tragic, especially at the end of the year. the summer, everyone is going home with family. parents are coming to pick up their kids and everything it is extremely sad his parents have to come down and pick up his stuff and not a ki
. the george washington university newspaper published an article and an editorial remembering taylor hubbard. the 20-year-old sophomore who fell out of the fifth floor window of guthridge hall. friends are struggling to understand how this could have happened. hubbard's father says his son left campus last tuesday for the summer but came back friday to help a friend move. hubbard was found after fall into a plaza behind guthridge hall by a group of students coming back from a party early saturday morning. >> i just tried to see if i could wake him up. sir, sir, are you? okay? >>> hubbard was taken to gw hospital at 4:25 a.m. saturday. early sunday morning, almost 24 hours later, he was taken off life support. gw university president steven knapp announced taylor hubbard's death sunday during the university's commencement ceremony on the national mall. >> our hearts go out to his family and his many friends in the george washington community. please join me in a moment of silence. . >> reporter: the editorial said one did not need to know taylor hubbard to feel sadness over his tragic death.
, the hatchet published an article and an editorial remembering taylor hubbard. the sophomore fell out of the window of guthridge hall. friends are struggling to understand how this could have happened. >> he wasn't feeling well, and we were thinking -- well, the bathroom windows happen to be a little bit wider and are open more. but that's not what nypd says. this is just us on our spare time. >> we're thinking he may have just opened the window to get fresh air in and just falling. >> hubbard's father said he left campus last tuesday for the summer, but came back friday to help a friend move. hubbard was found after falling into the plaza behind guthridge hall by a group of students coming back from a party early saturday morning. >> i just tried to see if i could wake him up. sir, sir, are you okay? can you wake up? like if he was still conscious. i figured if he was still breathing it would be okay. >> reporter: hubbard was taken at g.w. hospital at 4:25 a.m. saturday. early sunday morning, almost 24 hours later, he was taken off life support. the g.w. university president steven k
the goal. i'm surae chinn for 9news now. >> the first lady made reference to a gw student, taylor hubbard who fell from a window. he died in the hospital. his friends are searching for answers tonight. >> reporter: at the george washington university dorm, where taylor hub art lost his life -- hubbard lost his life and next door where he lived. simple tokens of remembrance. >> really funny and happy guy. >> reporter: sundays, there was a moment of silence. >> it is my sad task, however, to inform you that one of our sophomore students, taylor hubbard, passed away after falling yesterday morning from a residence hall window. >> reporter: the bioengineering student was found lying in the grass 4:00 a.m. saturday morning by other students walking past the hall. >> he was barely breathing and had serious internal injuries. >> reporter: hubbard didn't live at the hall, but may have been visiting friends. >> that he was probably in his friends room and they were probably watching tv. >> reporter: how taylor fell and why is a mystery to both police and his friends. >> they hoped halfway up, but
. >>> a popular college student falls from a fifth floor dormitory room window and dies. taylor hubbard's factor says his son with a smart kid with big plans. darcy spencer tells us more about hubbard and what might have caused that fall. >> reporter: flowers were placed at the entrance to the george washington university dorm where student taylor hubbard lived. he died early sunday morning from injuries he suffered after falling from a fifth floor window of a friend's dorm room the day before. >> it's tragic, especially attend of the year. in the summer parents are coming to pick up their kids. it's extremely sad his parents have to come down and pick up his stuff and not their kid. >> reporter: hubbard's father tells news 4 he had been spending a night at a friend's dorm room in guth ridge hall and planned to help him move out. his son say he may have rolled out of bed near the window. he was found alive but unconscious after 4:00 a.m. >> i was trying to wake him up, can you hear me, if he was still conscious. >> did he respond at all? >> he did not. >> reporter: the university's graduation wa
falling out of a dorm room window. taylor hubbard fell about 4:00 sunday morning. it is not clear how he fell but police say at this point, it does appear to be an accident. >>> the effects of the gulf seafood drought is slowly spilling over to our area. some fish markets are having trouble finding oysters. roby chavez takes a look. >> reporter: troya has a new favorite food, oysters on the half shell. she has finally acquired the taste. >> i'm just getting used to them and so far, so good. i love them. >> reporter: akiroing oysters is getting harder since the oil spill especially for retailers like captain white. >> we can steam these for you fresh. >> reporter: the family-hundred business has no oysters for the first time in 10 years. the uncertainty runs deep. >> i talk to people all over the east coast and no one knows what is happening. it is just kind of up in the air. no one knows when it is going to end. >> reporter: still, owners promise to find oysters. >> i've called the suppliers at home today on their cell phones and told them i had to have oysters by the morning. they were
student died after falling from a dorm room window. taylor hubbard fell out of a window at guthridge hall around 4:00 saturday morning. the death was announced during commencement on sunday and graduates observed a moment of silence. no word on what cuesed the fall. >>> i know have you seen the missing persons signs, but today the signs will be taken down after authorities found of body of matthew martin who disappeared five weeks ago. a fisherman spotted the remains saturday afternoon at the poe taps psycho state park. police are investigating and suspect foul play. an autopsy is being performed today to determine how martin died. >>> she was caught on fire and my brother got it and she got a bullet in her face. it was no idea. >> emotions are running high in detroit after a seven-year-old was shot in the head by a police officer during an over night house raid. she was sound asleep in her home on the living room couch when police tossed a flash grenade through a window. police say they entered the house with a warrant looking for a murder suspect. an officer got into a scuffle with the
window. 20-year-old taylor hubbard of maryland was found outside his dormitory early morning. he was rushed to the hospital by later died of his injury. no word yet on why the sophomore was at the dorm or what caused him to fall. an emotional win today for the university of virginia's women's lacrosse team. it was the first game since a teammate was found murdered two weeks ago. players wore shirts honoring her and a moment of silence was held before the game. a member of the u.v.a. men's lacrosse team was charged with her murder. the men's team paid tribute to her last night. >> i don't think things will be the same, but you know, we got to keep moving forward and do the best we can. >> love's family attended today's game and we will have much more on this coming up in sports. crews may have made a significant step towards containing that massive oil leak in the gulf of mexico. quite a bit of hope here, chris. >> 23 days after the oil rig explosion that killed 11 and sent 5,000 barrels of oil a day spewing into the gulf of mexico, progress in slowing the spill. but the news toda
are trying to figure out what happened. 20-year-old taylor hubbard from lexington city, maryland fell out of a window at guthridge hall on saturday morning. he lived next door from where he was found. some left flowers and messages on his doorstep. he was remembered during the commencement ceremony yesterday. hubbard was a sophomore studying bioengineering. an autopsy will be performed to determine how he died. >>> after weeks of failed attempts, bp has finally made some progress in containing that massive aisle leak from a ruptured rig in the gulf of mexico. some are worried that bp's efforts are too little too late. >> reporter: bp is capturing some of the oil spewing from a blown out well finally. the company estimates it is funneling one-fifth of the crude gushing in in the gulf every day. >> we are starting to be able to measure the rate and as of this morning we think we are getting over 1,000-barrels a day. >> reporter: they are using a mile long tube to siphon oil to a tank on the surface. they succeeded getting it to the pipe on sunday. >> what we will do over the next 24 hours i
university announced the death of taylor hubbard to a shocked audience at today's commencement. friends who knew him said he was a quiet, hard working student. >> it doesn't seem that he's the type of person to get in accidents like that. >> i always checked the windows to see how they were, it's a pretty old window so it could have been an accident. >> reporter: campus police are investigating that accident. >>> tonight investigators believe they know where a fire started in a home but they are still trying to figure out where it started. derek valcourt has the story. >> reporter: investigators are hoping the mother can give insight on how the fire started. her injuries are so severe, that investigators haven't been able to talk to her yet. >> reporter: in the town of northeast and cecil county, some parents are holding their children just a little bit closer. many of them brokenhearted by the news that firefighters pulled the bodies of three small children ages ranging from two to seven from the second floor of this home. >> it's devastation, it's heartbreaking. i mean they are children.
university was an accident, but they're trying to find out what led to up to it. sophomore taylor hubbards of st. mary's county was found outside guthridge hall early saturday. he died yesterday. police are hunting for the body of a man they believed drowned in the potomac river. daniel to grow up disappeared saturday on the river near the ferry. -- daniel figaroa. police are searching near the shoreline because the river currently is too treacherous for diverse. >>> a glimmer of good news from the gulf of mexico. bp says it is siphoning more than one-fifth of the crude oil spewing from the oilwell. but there are new worries that ocean cummins could push the remaining oil past florida and all the way up to the east coast. -- ocean currents. >> finally, after weeks of failed strategies, bp engineers got this siphoning contraption working yesterday. it is only collecting some of the leaking oil. millions of gallons have already poured into the gulf. >> we are slowly increasing the rate that it's coming from the riser and up to the surface. we do have oil and gas coming up to the ship. >> the
washington university student is dead tonight after falling from a dorm window. police say taylor hubbard from lexington park fell out of a window at the guthridge hall early saturday morning. the incident is under investigation. >>> and we have some new information about the university of virginia lacrosse player charged with murdering an ex-girlfriend. george hughly had previously attacked a teammate. that is according to a spokesman for the university. hughly and another player told the team's coach that they had gotten into a scuffle, but they had worked things out. now, the school says the coach handled the incident appropriately. hughly faces first-degree murder charges in the death of women's lacrosse player yardley love. >>> towson men showed their support for the uva women's team during their matchup over the week. towson players wore orange arm bands to the game with yardley's initials on it. they also gave each uva player a gold pen at the end of the game. the pen is an angel holding a lacrosse stick. uva won the game, both virginia's men and women's team will play in the next
falling from a dorm to her window. authorities say taylor hubbard from lexington park fell out a window at guthridge hall early saturday morning. there is no word where she was at the dorm or what caused him to fall. dc and campus police are investigating. >>> there is so much heart on the lacrosse field over the weekend. towson played uva and aves a great game, a close game and in the end virginia won. it was the compassion and honor and love that we're going to remember about the game, the first time that uva played after the death of yeardley love. sherrie johnson is live. >> reporter: good morning. i am here at towson university where all is quiet right now. many of the students in the library studying for finals, but it was yesterday when the towson tigers took on the ladies lacrosse team and it was the sportsmanship that will be remembered for that game. yesterday uva lacrosse team beat the towson tigers 14-12 in charlottesville. the men's team also won sunday beating mount st. mary's. yeardley love was every where. towson university players wore orange arm bands throughout the ga
. the school's president says a sophomore is dead after falling from a dorm window. taylor hubbard fell about 4:00 sunday morning. it is not yet clear how hubbard fell but police say he wasn't pushed. >>> the trial begins today in a high-profile murder case in dupont circle from four years ago. somebody stabbed robert won to death inside his town home. three other men have been charged with obstruction of justice but not charged with murder. the house mates say it was an intruder. >>> a brutal start overseas in the financial market. >>> the yairmt world is -- the entertainment world is mourning the loss of a heavy metal legend. t .ie >>> asian stock markets tumbled as investors grew more concerned over the falling value of the euro. it hit a four-year long. the hang seng plummeted 40 points. in singapore are, the market fell 29 points. >>> a school district that fired every teach ferreira a badly performing high school will now hire all of them back. the school was supposed spue be cutting 87 staffers at the end of this year. now, they can all come back without having to
a dorm window. tail lore hubbard -- taylor hubbard fell at about 4:00 yesterday morning. >> it is my sad task, however, to inform you that one of our sophomore students taylor hubbard passed away after falling yesterday morning from a residence hall window. our hearts go out to his family and his many friends in the george washington community. >> the announcement was followed by a moment of silence. it's not yet clear how hubbard fell but police say he was not pushed. >>> who killed robert wone? it is a mystery that's captivated the area for nearly four years now. the attorney found dead inside a dupont circle rowhouse. the men who lived at that house will go on trial tomorrow but not for murder. obstruction of justice. matt ackland is following the story and is live in our newsroom with the latest. >> reporter: maureen, late last week it was a big surprise to many. right before the judge was expected to call in the first group of potential jurors, the defendants and their attorneys approached the bench and said they did not want the jury to decide this case. instead they trusted the ju
and school officials are trying to figure out what happened. 20-year-old taylor at a hubbard fell out a window saturday morning. he livered next door from where he was found. someone left flowers and messages on his doorstep. he was remembered during yesterday's commencement ceremony. >>> it is my sad task, however to inform you that one of our sophomore students taylor hubbard passed away after falling yesterday morning from a residents hall window. our hearts go out to his family and many friends. >> he was a sophomore studying bio engineering. an autopsy will be performed to determine how he dieded. >> today government officials will be grilled ton hill over the gulf of mexico oil spill. they want to learn about the white house response. the president of bp will go before a senate committee. the company stopped the flow of some of the oil into the gulf. it has hooked up a pipe which will put some of the leaking crude into a tanker, designed to contain the spill but we won't know for days if it is working. >> we have oil and gas coming to the ship now. we have a flair producing or b
university was accidental. but authorities are trying to find out what led to it. taylor hubbard was found outside guthridge hall early saturday. he died. >> first lady michelle obama spoke at the commencement after students and staff members met her jealous to complete 100,000 hours of community service. she had another challenge for the graduates during her speech. >> i am asking your generation to be america's face to the world. it will make the world safer. it will make america strong girl. >> next month mrs. obama will speak at anacostia senior high school at their graduation. >> we are following a developing story from europe. but kenneth-from iceland is once again interfering with air travel. -- volcanic ash from iceland. heathrow airport and another airport in london were closed but have reopened with a few restrictions. >>> it was an unexpected landing at dulles airport. a united flight from jfk in new york was headed to los angeles last night. they smelled something in the cockpit and diverted to dollars. the passengers had to stay overnight. they are expected to fly to los angel
falling from a dorm room window. taylor hubbard was a biomed engineering student. he just finished his sophomore year. he fell out of the fifth floor window about 4:00 saturday morning. it's still under investigation but police say there's no sign that anyone pushed hubbard. >>> see the rallies against arizona's new arizona law. critics say it will almost certainly lead to racial profiling. now we follow sheriff's deputies to see how they handle the law. >> reporter: in pinnell county, arizona, a traffic stop begins with a routine question. >> license and registration. >> reporter: many drivers here can't answer. >> i never ask if they're here illegally. i'll ask for their identification and they usually give me a mexican border's card or mexican license. >> if you're on a traffic stop and you give me a mexican national driver's license, that doesn't mean i put handcuffs on you. that means i get to ask a few more questions. i usually ask for the social security number. they tell me no. i usually call border patrol and ask them investigate the immigration status. >> white, brown, black,
a dormitory window. taylor hubbard from lexington park fell from a fifth floor window. police believe it was an accident. >>> the mid pisaro, it was a triumph greeted amid the sorrow , first lady michelle obama spoke after students and staff members met her challenge to complete 100,000 hours of community service. she had another challenge for the graduates during the speech. >> i am asking your generation to be america's face to the world. it will make the world safer. it will make america strong there. >> that is what mrs. obama -- next month's u.s. speak at anacostia senior high school graduation. >>> a water main breaks can from a 12-inch main that broke along pennsylvania avenue last night. the road was closed between 19th and 21st streets but it has reopened. the d.c. water and sewer authority says no customers are affected. >>> the mothers of three american hikers held in iran have started their journey to visit them in prison. johnston atoll, shane bower, and several sharah shourd's mothersn their way. two of them are suffering medical problems, according to diplomats. a deve
after falling from a dorm window has tied. 20-year-old taylor hubbard fell out of a dorm window early saturday morning. no word why he was at the dorm or what caused him to fall. >>> debate is bring over whether the incumbent president of the washington teacher's union is eligible to run for reelection. critics say current president george parker failed to submit nominating petitions for the upcoming wtu election on time. they say that should bar him from seeking reelection. parker told 9 news now he is seeking reelection. >>> today a senate committee will hold a hearing on the response to the oil spill in the gulf of mexico. homeland security secretary janet napolitano along with representatives from british petroleum are scheduled to testify. today's hearing comes as we learn that oil from the spill could wind up on the nation's east coast. >> reporter: bp's president mckay will likely have some good news to share when he appears before a senate panel today. >> we are making good pro grows with this insurgent tool. >> reporter: the energy giant successfully hooked up a mile long pip
from a dormatory window, taylor hubbard fell out of a window around 4:00 saturday morning. the university president announced the student's death during commencement on sunday and graduates observed a moment of silence. no word on what caused him to fall. >> >> police believe a missing baltimore city man was mer dead. a fisherman found the body on saturday afternoon at the patapsco state park. no word yet on the cause of his death. >> more on good morning america after this. >>> i believe in my heart amber would forgive. and today, i take my strength and my daughter's strength and forgive but i also choose never to forget. >> that is the amazing mother of the 14-year-old amber dubois, speaking to that man there, john gardner who killed her daughter. the emotional response came from a face-to-face meeting with a question she wanted answered, "why my child." and she joins us in an exclusive. >>> also, an important development with adhd affected millions of children. could it be linked to fruits and vegetables sitting in your rerefrigerator. dr. richard besser is here. john g
. a sophomore student died over the weekend after falling out a a 5th story dorm window. taylor hubbard fall from guthridge hall. they announced the news yesterday at commencement ceremonies. it is not clear how he fell but investigators say it was clear he was not pushed. >>> we'll take a closer look at the gulf spill just ahead. >>> and with the emotional weight of their teammate's murder still fresh on their minds, the university of virginia women's lacrosse team makes the first appearance on field. their response as they look to remember yeardley love coming up next. >>> and we've reported several traffic tie-ups in the area this morning. we'll check back with julie and get an update on the forecast from tucker. that is coming up as well. stay with us. we'll be right back. right now it is 10 minutes after 7:00. here's to the believers. the risk-takers. the visionaries. the entrepreneurs... who put it all on the line to build and run their own businesses. at at&t, we know something about that. our company started out in a small lab, with not much more than a dream. and today, we know it's
the latest expwhrvment. >> a georgia washington university student has fallen after falling. taylor hubbard died saturday. he was a bio engineering student fell from a window at guthrie hall and whether he had any drugs or alcohol in his system. >>> the cause of a fire that killed three children is under investigation. the mother is being treated for burns and hasn't been able to talk. she called 911 from inside her home early saturday. the home burned so quickly, fire fighters were barely able to rescue her from a ledge and couldn't get inside to the children in time. >>> maryland state police have identified a body as 33-year- old matthew martin of baltimore. he was reported missing five weeks ago. >> a person looking to fish discovered his body when he spotted an elbow protruding. the body showed signs of trauma but have not released the cause of death. >>> there's no word if -- of being involved in a fatal pedestrian accident. it happened around 8:32 last time on paul and german town, she was taken to a local hospital where she later died. both he and his 17-year-old passenger remained
. taylor hubbard fell yesterday. the university president made at announcement at commencement ceremonies yesterday. >>> it was an emotional return to the field for uva's lacrosse team. sunday marked the first game since teammate yeardley love was killed. her presence was felt throughout the field. the cavaliers beat towson 14- 12. they head to the quarter finals. >>> we are now learning a united airlines flight made an emergency landing at dulles international hat last night. it was headed from jfk airport to los angeles. one passenger says he smelled burning and saw someone bring a fire extinguisher into the cockpit. he says other passengers showed him photos of the flames. en did get off safely. authorities did not give any more details. >>> an update on travel disruption volcanic ash drifting from iceland. britain's two major international airports are running some flights today after a no-fly zone was put in place because of a dense cloud of drifting ash. officials say it appears the cloud is beginning now to disperse. heathrow and gatwick airports are open with restrictions. airport
. >>> a george washington university student dies after falling from a dorm window. officials say that the taylor hubbard fell out of the window. the president announced hubbard's death during graduation ceremonies yesterday. there's no word on what caused him to fall. >>> a 6-pound puppy is beaten to death with a stick and police are looking for the group of kids who did it. it happened saturday near the carroll golf course. some golfers saw some kids in a wooded area on the edge of the course. the kids were using a tree branch to viciously beat the small puppy. the golfers chased the kids away, but it was too late for the puppy who was just eight weeks old old. >> this is a baby. this is a baby that didn't possibly wander off on its own. this is a baby that these kids got from someplace and took there and beat to death. >> the kids involved could be charged with animal cruelty. anyone with information is asked to call baltimore city animal control or police. >>> the dog attacked by a machete last week is still recovering. akshaa wa was attacked at her baltimore home. the dog is recovering and l
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